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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Stafford
Town
Stone
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS G MAILE & SON LTD (Sculptor)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 05th June 1921
    Attended by: BRIG GEN SIR S HILL CHILD BT, MP
  • Dedicated
    Date: 05th June 1921
    Attended by: DEAN SAVAGE
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13624
Current location

IN THE CHURCHYARD
ST MICHAELS CHURCH
Stone
Stafford
Staffordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 905 338
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO-STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY A PLINTH AND A GRANITE CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THE FRONT FACE OF THE PLINTH
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN HONOURED AND LOVING MEMORY OF / THOSE MEN OF THIS CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL'S / WHO FOUGHT IN THE GREAT WAR / A.D. 1914-1918 / AND WHO DIED FOR THEIR GOD, THEIR KING, AND THEIR COUNTRY / (NAMES) / 1939 - 1945 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bowdidge, J A
Buckley, A
Buckley, G
Chell, F
Devall, J
Fielding, W
Glover, H
Goodill, C E
Grindley, H T
Halden, E J
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 41
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 41
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname,rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname,rank
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: C £255

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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